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OWASP Security Logging Project - Standard Java API to log security related events. Documentation

View our AppSec Europe 2016 presentaton about this project on SlideShare.

Usage with Maven:

As of version 1.1.0 Logback and Log4j support are in separate projects. To use OWASP Security Logging with Logback, add the following Maven dependency to pom.xml:


(Also see Usage with Logback)

To use it with Log4j, add:


(Log4j users please see Usage with Log4j)

Maven imports will automatically include the common classes. If using OWASP Security Logging on your classpath, you need to include security-logging-common-VERSION.jar in addition to the correct jar for either Logback or Log4j.